weddings The Best Country Songs for Mother Son Dance  

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What are the best country songs for a mother-son dance? This list includes great country songs such as "I Hope You Dance," ”Always on My Mind,” and “My Wish.” Songs for a mother-son wedding dance should of course be about love and a sentiment of appreciation, memories, and letting go. These songs on this list are all great songs that say exactly that. Watching a child grow up and get married can be an emotional time. The perfect mother-son dance song can  help make that transition just a bit easier.

Songs have the ability to make us feel. We often feel an emotional connection to songs, particularly country songs. The southern and country way of life has a long history dealing with love, life, and growing up The best country songs for a mother-son dance are often the most moving of these songs because they tell a wonderful story in a straightforward country manner.  

These best country songs for a mother-son wedding dance can often be extremely emotional. They are heartbreaking and often make us cry. 

These are songs from top country artists, both modern and classic, such as Reba McEntire, Willie Nelson, Debbie Boone, and the Dixie Chicks. Vote up the greatest mother-son country dance country songs if it isn't already on the list.

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My Wish A song about love and wishes for the future. A great song that says everything a mother would hope to, to her son.

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That’s What Mamas Do A song about motherly love. Clearly a great choice 

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Don’t Blink Another song about how quickly children grow up.

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You're Going to Be A song about a mother's undying love.

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Never Alone A song about always being right there beside someone even if you're not always physically there with them.

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20 Years Late A song about wanting to talk to and confess to mom because we often ignore her when we're young and thing we're too cool.

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Simple Man Lynyrd Skynyrd - A song about mama's advice to her son. A perfect song for a dance.

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A Song For My Son A perfect choice for a mother-son song as she gives him away.

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Find Your Wings A song about growing up and findining your place in the world. A perfect song for mom to let go of her son to.

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Like Jesus Does A song about beleiving in another so absolutely despite their faults. The way a mother loves a son.

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I Hope You Dance A song about best wishes for your childrens' futures. the perfect dance song.

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He Gets That from Me A song about where a son picks up his many traits. A perfect pick for a dance song.

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Then They Do A song about coming to terms with children growing up right before your eyes.

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Mama’s Song Another classic tribute to the woman that raised us.  A perfect pick for a dance song.

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I'll Be A great, meaningful song love song for a mother-son dance

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The Walk Another song about memories and growing up. A perfect choice for a dance with mom.

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The Baby A song about a youngest child growing up. Perfect for marrying off your youngeest son.

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Like My Mother Does A song about appreciating mom. A great pick for a mother-son dance.

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A Mothers Song by T. Carter Mu... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Country Songs for Mother Son Dance
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The Dance Garth Brooks - What song could be a better fit for a mother-son dance.

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Do I Make You Proud A great song to help share all the sentiments a son would feel towards his mother on his wedding day.

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Heart to Heart A song about watching a son grow up.

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Through the Years Could be a great song to paint the many years of a mother-son relationship for their dance.

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The Hand That Rocks the Cradle A love song about mom that would be a great fit for a dance.

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Mama Tried Another unique choice for a mother-son dance. Depending on the relationship this could be a very menaingful choice.

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The Woman in My Life A song to let mom know, she still is imporatnt in your life even as your start your own life.

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Sweet Child O Mine As the title implies, a song about a sweet child. A great choice for a mother-son song.

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I Loved Her First Heartland - A song on your wedding day to say that mom was and will always be your first love.

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Parents Prayer A song about wanting the best for your children. A great sentiment for a mother-son dance.

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Love You More Than You'll Ever Know A great sentiment to tell mom at a wedding dance.

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Mammas, Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys A song about a mother's love and her will to raise her children right.

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Angels The song is a popular mother's day favorite and a great pick for a mother-son dance.

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Always on My Mind Willie Nelson - Could be a great song to convey a mother's neverending love.

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Angels Amoung Us A song that can take on many meanings. A great love song that could be used at weddings for a mother-son dance.

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I'm the Only Hell My Mama Ever Raised A funny but poignant choice for a mother-son dance.

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Letting Go A song about watchign your kids grow up and go after college.

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To Make You Feel My Love A classic song covered by many about an undying love, the type a parent would have that would make them do anything for a child.

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I Do Perfect for a wedding occassion but could be used to show a mother-son love as well.

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Jesus and Mama A song about mom's undying love. A great song for a dance.

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I'll Have to Say I Love You in a Song Jim Croce - A perfect song to convey your feelings.

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It’s Your Song A song Garth Brooks originall dedication to his own mother.

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The Best Day Taylor Swift - A song about growing up and all your memories. A great song to share with mom.

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Memories A song about looking back on life's best memories.

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The Wind Beneath My Wings Kenny Rogers - A classic love story about frienship. perfect for a mother-son dance.

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Landslide Dixie Chicks - A song that deals with family strife and growing up.

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You Light Up My Life Debby Boone - A song that conveys the feelings a  mom has towards her son.